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Silky Dogwood

Cornus amomum
SOIL/SITE: Tolerates poorly drained soils
USES: Planted for hedgerows, windbreaks and for stream bank erosion control
WILDLIFE VALUE: Fruit eaten by game birds, especially important as a source of food for migrating songbirds; twigs are an important source of winter browse for deer and rabbits.
FLOWERS/FRUIT: August and September - fruits are bluish in color
SEED SOURCE: New Hampshire

Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000

1-2 yrs 6-12" $15 $25 $80 N/A N/A

Also Available in the Dogwood Package.

Description

Mature height: a small to medium sized shrub to 12'.
Silky Dogwood Seedlings
Silky Dogwood Seedlings
Silky Dogwood
Silky Dogwood

SEEDLING CATALOG


Seedling Catalog

Click here for a pdf of the Spring 2017 catalog.

You may  email us or give us a call at 603.271.2214 to receive a catalog or be placed on the mailing list.  There is no email distribution list for the catalog.
 
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GROWN IN NEW HAMPSHIRE


Grown in New Hampshire
We have the best tree and shrub seedlings - not imported, not replanted - but grown from seed right here in NH.
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NOTICE: 


Please contact the Nursery directly for availability of seedlings.
603-796-2323.

As reported last year, we have experienced two open winters which has resulted in losses, particularly the true firs used primarily in the culture of Christmas trees. We have experimented with different mulches and have found a promising fix to the problem of frost heaving. In fact, our 2year old beds have some of the best looking stock we have seen.  Unfortunately for our Christmas tree customers, it takes a minimum of 3 years to grow a field ready seedling, so one more year will be needed before our saleable numbers of firs will be at good levels again.  

Balsam, Fraser, Canaan, and Concolor fir will not be available this year in standalone sales.  We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused our growers.